Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1917
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1985
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Ties: 1954
Jan–Feb 1917
2-Month
1.60"
(40.64mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1916 1983
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Dec 1916–Feb 1917
3-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1997
Nov 1916–Feb 1917
4-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1916 1913
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1997
Oct 1916–Feb 1917
5-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1999
Sep 1916–Feb 1917
6-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Ties: 1989
Aug 1916–Feb 1917
7-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1914 1959
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Ties: 1927
Jul 1916–Feb 1917
8-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Ties: 1964
Jun 1916–Feb 1917
9-Month
13.59"
(345.19mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Ties: 2008
May 1916–Feb 1917
10-Month
17.83"
(452.88mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Apr 1916–Feb 1917
11-Month
19.43"
(493.52mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Mar 1916–Feb 1917
12-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Sep 1915–Feb 1917
18-Month
27.42"
(696.47mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Mar 1915–Feb 1917
24-Month
47.74"
(1,212.60mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
9.61"
(244.10mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1915 1935
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Mar 1914–Feb 1917
36-Month
70.03"
(1,778.76mm)
57.10"
(1,450.34mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1916 1937
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar 1913–Feb 1917
48-Month
87.53"
(2,223.26mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
11.51"
(292.35mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1916 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2011
Mar 1912–Feb 1917
60-Month
104.88"
(2,663.95mm)
94.94"
(2,411.48mm)
9.94"
(252.47mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1916 1938
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/